1916 Harkness Trophy in AAA National Motor Car Championship at the Sheepshead Bay circuit. Full information

1916 Harkness Trophy

1916 Harkness Trophy is 150th AAA National Motor Car Championship race. Passed at the Sheepshead Bay circuit. James Benedict won the pole position, Johnny Aitken won this race. This was his 7th victory. Frank Galvin and Howdy Wilcox also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (161 km).

Previous race: 1916 Grand American Prize
Next race: 1916 WK Vanderbilt Cup

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1916 Harkness Trophy

7th victory for the Johnny Aitken
12th podium for the Johnny Aitken
2nd podium for the Frank Galvin
6th podium for the Howdy Wilcox

Peugeot L76 - 1916 Harkness Trophy winner

Peugeot L76 - 1916 Harkness Trophy winner

1916 Harkness Trophy results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Johnny Aitken 500 56m 37.650s 0
2 Frank Galvin 260 56m 45.350s+7.700s 0
3 Howdy Wilcox 140 57m 10.530s+32.880s 0 Indianapolis Speedway Team
4 Pete Henderson 80 59m 4.700s+2m 27.050s 0
5 Earl Devore 50 59m 5.470s+2m 27.820s 0
6 James Benedict 30 59m 23.880s+2m 46.230s 0 James Benedict
7 Hughie Hughes 15 1h 1m 47.100s+5m 9.450s 0 Hoskins
8 Art Klein 10 0 Crawford
9 Tommy Milton 0 0 Duesenberg Bros
10 Jim Meyer 0 0 Pugh
11 Charles Devlin 0 0
12 William Muller 0 0 Crawford
13 George Adams 0 0 George Adams
14 Bailey Gish 0 0 William Weightman
15 George Buzane 0 0
16 Milton McBride 0 0 Norm Olson
17 Jules Devigne 0 0 Harry Harkness
18 Bert Watson 0 0 Norm Olson
19 Andy Burt 0 0 Ogren
20 Otto Henning 0 0 Ogren
21 Rea Lentz 0 0 Rea Lentz
22 Dario Resta 0 0 Peugeot Auto Racing
23 Eddie Rickenbacher 0 0 Prest-O-Lite Racing Team
24 Dave Lewis 0 0
25 Jack le Cain 0 0 Harry Harkness
26 Ira Vail 0 0 Hudson Motor Car Co

List of all cars for the 1916 Harkness Trophy on the Sheepshead Bay circuit

Olson ? 1916

Duesenberg

Crawford ? 1916

Duesenberg

Duesenberg ? 1916

Duesenberg

Pugh ? 1916

Duesenberg

Adams ? 1916

Duesenberg

Ogren ? 1916

Duesenberg

Peugeot L76

Peugeot